In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Caption Contest: Nude Man at the White House

The man in the photo below materialized at the Northwest Gate of the White House Friday afternoon. That’s the gate where the press and visitors enter. Technically, yes, he was a visitor, so at least he showed up at the right place, if not quite in the right condition. The Secret Service was forced to wrestle him to the ground – poor guys – and cart

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Obama Rolls Out of White House to Play Golf

President Obama headed out unusually early this morning for his customary Saturday round of golf, motorcading to the course at Joint Base Andrews. From the pool reports: The president left the White House in his motorcade at 9:25 am. He is wearing a well-tailored pair of khaki pants, a white polo shirt, a navy blue windbreaker and no hat. The president’s foursome of golf partners includes

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